Manama, Tender board:
The Tender Board, the independent regulator of Bahrain Government procurement activities, today opened 64 electronic bids related to 10 tenders for four purchasing authorities.
The Committee opened two tenders for the Electricity and Water Authority, for Transformer & Reactor Works for Installation of IBT No.4 at Um AlHassam 400kV Grid Substatio. two bids were received for this tender, and the second tender was for Construction of boundary wall at zimmah primary substation, Arad, 13 bids were received for this tender
With regard to purchases by the Central Stores Directorate Department of the Electricity and Water Authority, one tender was opened for the purchase of a module, communication, one bid was received for this tender. Two bids were also received for the purchase of substation, kiosk.
During the opening session, tenders were opened for the Bahrain Tourism and Exhibition Authority for the third phase of– Supply & Install Signage`s for 49 Shop in Manama Souq, eight tenders were received for this tender.
For the oil and gas sector, two tenders were opened for The Bahrain Petroleum Company (Bapco), the first tender for the provision of meter proving and tank calibration service, three bids were received for this tender, the second tender was for the supply of furnace tube for platformer & seamless tubes for SWS (Sour Water Stripper), nine bids were received.
In the aviation sector, three tenders have been opened for Bahrain Airport Company, the first tender for the Term Contract to Acquire Third Party Logistics (3PL) Services for Company, four bids have been received for this tender, and 17 bids have been received for the Filming and Video Production for New Terminal Building, and the third tender was for the Term Contract to Supply Stationery Supplies for BAC, five bids have been received for this tender.
The tender process was attended by representatives of the bidding companies and companies participating in the tenders. In line with the Tender Board’s guidelines on competitiveness and fairness, the bids will be assessed on all relevant technical and financial criteria before being awarded to the best fit candidate. Full details of all tenders opened may be viewed on the Tender Board official website, tenderboard.gov.bh.
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About the Tender Board:
The Tender Board is a fully independent body, established by a Royal Decree on 7 January 2003, with a clear agenda to set up a strict regulatory mechanism that would ensure fairness and equal opportunity for all. And within such a short period of time, the Tender Board has achieved remarkable success, so much so that it now serves an international role model. A key achievement of the Tender Board has been the establishment of the highest standard of fairness in Government performance in terms of transparency and impartiality.
Through hard and constructive work, the Tender Board has extended bridges of cooperation between itself and public sector purchasing authorities on the one hand, and local and international contractors and suppliers, on the other hand. The Tender Board’s achievements over the past three years have earned it a reputation for transparency, integrity, fairness, competitiveness and equal opportunity. This has undoubtedly played a major role in boosting investors’ confidence in the nation’s economy, and enhancing the prestigious status of the Kingdom of Bahrain, both regionally and internationally.
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